My Pullet just started crowing

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by L&Schickens, Jun 21, 2008.

  1. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Songster

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    Silly bird. SHE is a HE, I guess. Fooled me. I thought for sure he was a she.



    I guess I won't be getting an green bantam eggs from this guy!!
  2. Jolyn

    Jolyn Songster

    Apr 5, 2008
    Northern California
    How old is he????
  3. spook

    spook Songster

    Apr 21, 2008
    North Central Florida
    ahhh, glad to see I'm not the only one [​IMG] , I had a beautiful curly tailed black hen, granted the Yellow feet under the black "skirt" was priceless!!! Called her Broody, she looked like an old brood hen even as a chick...til the day SHE crowed. My bubble popped and I sulked for a few days when Bob (DH) actually took my hand and said, "Oh hunny, you were so cute in denial" :mad: . ( [​IMG] )
    Denial can be a good place, make it what ever you want!
    Sorry for your wake up call, know your not alone.
  4. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Songster

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    Quote:HE is about 3 months old. I was looing forward to having "Green Eggs and Ham". [​IMG]
  5. Feathers Acres

    Feathers Acres Songster

    May 31, 2008
    There is such thing as a crowing hen ya know?
  6. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    He looks pretty roo-ish to me [​IMG]
  7. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Songster

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    Quote:He was crowing up a storm this AM, so I think he is a he, not a she with a complex. [​IMG]

    It is the tiny pea combs on these EE birds that throw me off. They all look like girls to me!![​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 21, 2008
  8. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    Well that's a bummer-unless you wanted a roo. I did have a hen that crowed every morning for months, and dh was just anbout to rehome her but she stopped. She must have heard us talking about her being someone's chicken dinner [​IMG]

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